Today’s Service Hours


Service Calendar


Access to the library during posted service hours is permitted to Villanova students, faculty and staff, Falvey courtesy patrons, and Rosemont College students. Visitors not affiliated with one of these groups must check in at the Service Desk for library access.

The Falvey West and 3rd and 4th floor book stacks will close 30 minutes before service hours end each day.

Research librarians are available for assistance Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm or by appointment.

Regular Fall/Spring Semester Service Hours 

Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 12:00am

24/7 Building Access

Valid Wildcard holders have 24/7 card access to the first, second, and ground floors of the Main Library, and all three floors of Old Falvey.

Beginning Monday, August 26, 2019, the library entrance doors will lock at 8:00pm Sunday - Thursday. A valid Wildcard will be required to enter the building after this time. On these nights, the book stacks will remain open until 11:30pm, with services ending at 12:00am. On Friday and Saturday, the library entrance doors and the book stacks will lock at 4:30pm, wtih services ending at 5:00pm.  

Students who encounter difficulty using 24/7 study spaces may contact Public Safety for assistance at (610) 519-6979 or via the NovaSafe application on their mobile device.

Note: 24/7 study areas may not be accessible during extended breaks and holidays. Call 610-519-4270 for additional information.

Visiting Hours

Visitors not mentioned above may enter the Library during the following times*:

Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Summer Intersession 2019 visitor hours are valid until Friday, August 23, 2019

*Visiting hours are subject to change without notice based on the university's academic calendar. Visitors must check in at the entrance desk and present a valid photo identification card. 


Hours for Learning Commons Services

Please visit the individual links from the Learning Commons page to find information on service hours.